01/04/2010

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Colorite: Investment in new compounding capacity

PVC compounds manufacturer Colorite Europe (Belfast / Northern Ireland; www.coloritepolymers.com) has invested GBP 3m (EUR 3.3m) into a new polymer compounding line. The investment is focused on the production of lower-temperature, underwater-pelletised compounds for medical device applications.


Colorite Europe is part of Colorite Polymers (Ridgefield, NJ / USA; www.coloritepolymers.com), which is owned by Tekni-Plex (Somerville, NJ / USA; www.tekni-plex.com). In addition to its facilities in Belfast, the group also operates medical-grade compounding plants in Sparks, Nevada / USA and Suzhou, Jiangsu / China, allowing it to support global supply chains across three continents.

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